2018 Southern Farm Show

Come visit Coastal at the Southern Farm Show January 31-February 2, 2018 at the NC State Fairgrounds . You'll find us in the Scott Tent, Booth #7032.  You'll also find us outside the Scott Tent, Booth #8012, where we will be unveiling the latest in precision planter technology in partnership with Harvest International.Show hours are 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Wednesday through Friday.Come see the products, services, parts and equipment we have to offer your farming operation.Our AgroVision Precision Technologies team will be on hand to

By |January 4th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Corporate Office Relocation

Staton Road Office Coastal AgroBusiness, Inc. has recently moved its corporate office to 112 Staton Road in Greenville.  This highly-anticipated move completes Coastal ‘s 12-year expansion plan to relocate all of its Greenville operations from the Evans Street location to Greenville Industrial Park.Founded in 1953 by J.C. Whitehurst, Jr., Coastal AgroBusiness, Inc. operated for 11 years out of Cannon’s Tobacco Warehouse on Dickinson Avenue before opening its first warehouse and production facility at 3702 Evans Street in 1964. For the next 40 years, the Evans Street location served as

By |September 22nd, 2017|Categories: Home, Uncategorized|

2017-2018 Scholarship Recipients Announced

As fall classes get under way on NC State campus, Coastal is pleased to introduce the two recipients of the JC Whitehurst, Jr. Agricultural Scholarship for 2017-2018 which were awarded last April. Joshua D. Joyner is entering his senior year at NCSU as a plant and soil sciences major.  From Four Oaks, NC, Joshua is heavily involved with his family's farm which raises peanuts, corn, wheat and soybeans.  He also has gained experience as an intern with BASF on a local research farm. Joshua spent several years at Appalachian State

By |August 29th, 2017|Categories: Home, Uncategorized|

2017 Southern Farm Show

Come visit us at the Southern Farm Show February 1-3, 2017. You’ll find us in the Scott Tent, Exhibit 7032 at the NC State Fairgrounds. Show hours are 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Wednesday through Friday.

By |January 31st, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

2016 – 2017 Scholarship Recipients Announced

Coastal AgroBusiness is pleased to announce the 2016-2017 recipients of the J.C. Whitehurst, Jr. Agricultural Scholarship. Last April, the NC State University College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) selected James Harrison Ferebee, IV and Billie Jalynne Waters to receive this honor. Billie Waters is a sophomore majoring in Plant and Soil Science with an interest in crop biotechnology. Having grown up on her family’s farm in Chocowinity, NC, she has always been interested in agriculture, and she explains “my short time at NC State has shown me that agriculture

By |September 20th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

Coastal Agro Field Day – Postponed until 9/16/16

Coastal AgroBusiness Field Day has been postponed until Friday, September, 16, 2016. Coastal AgroBusiness customers are cordially invited to join us for our "Focus on Precision" 5th Annual Field Day Friday, September 16, 2016 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Cove City, NC Precision technology and how it benefits your farm is the focus of this year's Field Day.  The AgroVision team will lead morning demonstrations, showing harvesting, planting and soil sampling equipment and services Coastal offers. Lunch will be served under the tent, and then in the afternoon, we'll tour field plots that demonstrate the use of ProShield Seed Treatments and Coastal

By |September 1st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

2016 Virginia Ag Expo

The Virginia Ag Expo, set for Thursday, August 4, 2016, will be held at Double B Farms, owned and operated by Billy Bain, in Dinwiddie, Va. The event opens at 7:30 AM with field tours starting at 8:00 AM. Breakfast and lunch will be available from a variety of local civic organizations and food truck vendors. As a sponsor of the event, Coastal AgroBusiness will be present to showcase AgroVision Precision Technologies, Coastal products and services as well as a Coastal test plot. Stop by to see us!

By |July 25th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

2016 Blacklands Farm Managers Tour

The 2016 Blacklands Farm Managers Tour will take place Wednesday, August 3. Hosts of this year's event are Dawson and Bethany Pugh of Middle Creek Farms in Hyde County, NC. Registration begins at 7:00 AM with plot tours beginning at 8:00 PM. Lunch is provided. Coastal is a Silver Sponsor of this event. While you are there, come visit the Coastal display which will feature AgroVision Precision Technologies, and Coastal products and services.

By |July 25th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

Where Technology Meets Dirt

Join Coastal AgroVision Precision Technologies at the third annual “Where Technology Meets Dirt” Road Tour hosted by Ag Leader® on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at the Vernon James Research Center in Plymouth, NC. Come discover how precision farming technology can help you manage inputs - seed, fertilizer, water and data - to maximize outputs. You’ll see the latest technology in action with live field demonstrations. This educational and action-packed event is geared towards growers interested in learning how technology yields results. Come learn from local growers, local experts and local

By |June 6th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|